ST. LOUIS: The weigh-ins for Strikeforce: Henderson vs. Babalu have concluded this afternoon from inside the Scottrade Center in downtown St. Louis.
On their first attempts, 25 of the 26 fighters successfully made weight.
The event itself will take place tomorrow evening. It will air live on Showtime at 9:00 pm CST, with the first unaired preliminary bout kicking off at 6:30 pm CST.
I will have a live, round-by-round cageside blog going throughout the entire event, so keep your eyes peeled.
Please follow me on Twitter (@DerekBolender) for all news and notes from the Gateway City, including all post-fight press conference details.
Results were as follows:
205 lbs - Dan Henderson (204.5) vs. Renato “Babalu” Sobral (202)
170 lbs - Paul Daley (169.75) vs. Scott Smith (170)
185 lbs - Robbie Lawler (186) vs. Matt Lindland (185.5)
265 lbs - Antonio Silva (263) vs. Mike Kyle (219)
205 lbs - Benji Radach (205.5) vs. Ovince St. Preux (205.5)
170 lbs - Fernando Bettega (170.25) vs. Wayne Phillips (171)
155 lbs - Justin Lawrence (155.5) vs. Max Martytniouk (154.5)
205 lbs - Terrell Brown (208.25)* vs. Patrick Cummins (205.5)
185 lbs – Lucas Lopez (185) vs. Cortez Coleman (184.75)
155 lbs – Tom Aaron (155.5) vs. Matt Ricehouse (156)
205 lbs - Lee Brousseau (204) vs. Mike Glenn (207.25)
185 lbs – Booker DeRousse (185) vs. Coltin Cole (185.5)
130 lb Catchweight – Josh Epps (127.5) vs. J.W. Wright (130.5)
*Has two hours to make weight
Notable fighters/personalities in attendance: Pat Miletich, "Big Black" from MTV's Rob & Big, Gesias "JZ" Cavalcante, Luke Rockhold.
Derek Bolender is a freelance MMA writer who has contributed to CBSSports.com, MMAmania.com, and FIGHT! Magazine (in addition to BleacherReport.com). Follow him on Twitter at @DerekBolender.